Hyper Reality

HYPER REALITY is taking events from real life that are ordinary, everyday and even boring  and adding SPECIAL EFFECTS  to make that event seem extraordinary, incredible and exciting.

For example, think of a time when you may have been in a minor accident. In real life, these accidents are often over in a split second and we often don’t have much memory of that accident or event.

In the movies, however, we are shown the car accident from many angles, including close-ups of the people’s faces, and the accident is often slowed down in parts so we can take it all in.

Watch this car chase scene from the 2nd Jason Bourne movie, The Bourne Supremacy. Watch for the different camera angles that help us to focus on one particular event:

 

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